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It's a bird, it's a plane… it's Offbeat Bride's comic book-clad and caped superhero theme week! Get in the telephone booth and change into your wedding-gawking superhero tights — you're in for crime-fighting fun. Today's wedding in a fab venue brings...
From: Offbeat Bride | By: Offbeat Editors | Monday, July 21, 2014
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If, like me, you are a Japanese design devotee, get ready to empty your savings account. Lynn Yaeger, acclaimed fashion journalist, New York eccentric, and aggressive wearer of Comme des Garçons, was recently appointed as the curator of vintage clothing...
From: Style.com | Monday, July 21, 2014
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Baring Private Equity Asia has acquired a stake in UK-based global lifestyle brand company, Cath Kidston, from its existing majority shareholder TA Associates and members of the company’s management team. Baring Asia will have equal ownership with...
From: PE Hub | By: Angela Sormani | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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An update on Denise Acabo and her famous Paris chocolate shop, A l'Etoile d'Or, after the accident.
From: David Lebovitz | By: David | Monday, July 21, 2014
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Before you create a vintage look using Lightroom, you have to decide what characteristics you think that look should have. It may mean different things to other people, but here’s my version. Photos with the vintage look are nostalgic, evoking the...
From: Digital Photography School | By: Andrew S. Gibson | Sunday, July 20, 2014
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I don't know about you, but I'm noticed a frightening lack of wedding inspiration for grooms on wedding blogs. It's all dresses, cakes and flowers - not very manly! It can be really difficult to find groom styling inspiration when planning your wedding...
From: Rock and Roll Bride | By: Kat | Sunday, July 20, 2014
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There’s nothing like hosting a garage sale to make me want to steer clear of thrift stores. I worked damned hard to clear my house of excessive and unnecessary stuff, so it would be self destructive to just fill it up again. Right? I schlepped a...
From: The Non-Consumer Advocate | By: Katy | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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From Portraits in Creativity, a video profile of Maira Kalman, doer of many wonderful things. Kalman's newest book is Girls Standing on Lawns, a collaboration with MoMA and Daniel Handler (aka Lemony Snicket). This clever book contains 40 vintage photographs...
From: Kottke.org | By: Jason Kottke | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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I'm telling you right now that this recipe is everything. And though it doesn't always work out this way, I can assure you that these mini blueberry tarts are as tasty as they are adorable. One part sweet, one part tart, and one part pure deliciousness...
From: Green Daily | By: Jacquelyn Clark | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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The lyrics “summertime, and the livin’ is easy,” are most probably referring to summer fashion – the simplicity of throwing on a t-shirt and shorts. However, this, rather simple, task can, in actuality, be quite difficult. With printed garments...
From: Selectism | By: Logan Moy | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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The earliest pins of wedding décor to my then-secret Pinterest board were these: Image via Green Wedding Shoes | Photo by Delbarr Moradi | Event planning and design by Sitting in a Tree Image via Style Me Pretty | Photo … read more...
From: Wedding Bee | By: Miss Squid | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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For the ladies who want to look cute as they bike to work or out for the evening, keeping a dress or skirt in check can be a real bummer. This bike hack can help. When bike riding is a part of your daily routine you get a built in work out, you don’t...
From: EcoSalon | By: Sara Novak | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Hyun-Jin Ryu fans were in force in Pittsburgh last night.  They came out with signs and cheers.  Check out the pic above featuring some of them, via Jon SooHoo/LA Dodgers 2014.  Ryu pitched 7 strong innings in the Dodger 5 to 2 win over the PIrates. ...
From: Dodgers Blue Heaven | By: Ernest Reyes | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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I’m currently typing this up in a Starbucks by LAX airport and holiday blues have already set in.  Me thinks someone up there knew we were about to depart because today has been a non-starter of a day involving, traffic woes, fluffed-up shop/sights...
From: Style Bubble | By: stylebubble | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Some real vintage tea. The folks at AriZona, fine beverage specialists that they are, will now try to fancify black tea for bodega-going "connoisseurs" by steeping it in American oak rather than, say, the easier route of just going 100 percent orange...
From: New York Magazine | By: Clint Rainey | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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I'm in love with this dress, it was so easy to sew and wearing it makes me feel great! The pattern can be bought on Pauline Alice's "site":http://www.paulinealicepatterns.com/cami-dress , I used cute cotton fabric I found during my latest trip in Singapore...
From: Burda Style | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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London’s turn for tradeshow action as once again, doors open on Jacket Required. Bigger and better each year, the event aims to showcase “a carefully edited selection of premium menswear casuals.” Now on its seventh edition, the show will takeover…6...
From: Selectism | By: Lena Dystant | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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We fully subscribe to the notion that if you can't find it, make it (one peek at our DIY archive and you'll see just what I mean)! Which is why we adore Threaded Together. Because when they set out to put together their rustic dinner party, they had...
From: Green Daily | By: Jacquelyn Clark | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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by Dory Kornfeld Like Civil War bandages. That’s how my boyfriend describes the way pillows look when they turn all mottled and brownish. “What is coming out of our heads that make them so gross?” he asks. This question is unanswerable, and most...
From: The Billfold | By: Dory Kornfeld | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Take a cruise down memory lane with these vintage rides....
From: Country Living | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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I can't think of a better way to enjoy the summer than with a gorgeous al fresco dinner made of the most delicious local foods around! Threaded Together Photography created an organic setting in a rustic barn using mismatched vintage pieces, dyed linen...
From: Green Daily | By: Jess Blazejewski | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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From: USA Today | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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It's a bird, it's a plane… it's Offbeat Bride's comic book-clad and caped superhero theme week! Get in the telephone booth and change into your wedding-gawking superhero tights — you're in for crime-fighting fun. Today we're looking at two retro...
From: Offbeat Bride | By: Offbeat Editors | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Los Angeles-based label AXS Folk Technology continues to blend relaxed vintage style with functional outdoor wear seamlessly in its 2014 spring/summer collection. The lookbook gives off summer vibes, showcasing a range of light weight jackets, loose-fitting...
From: Hypebeast | By: Tamar Vanderhoek | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Justin Verlander and the bullpen combined to hold the Diamondbacks to three runs on eight hits, while Austin Jackson, Torii Hunter and Miguel Cabrera provided the Tigers' offensive firepower in a 4-3 victory. Detroit raises their road winning percentage...
From: Bless You Boys | By: Al Beaton | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Renowned timepiece purveyor Bell & Ross has added two new models to its Vintage BR line, inspired by the development of aviation in the WWII era. We see a Vintage BR 126 Insignia, which is a special edition of the 126 Carbon featuring historic British...
From: Hypebeast | By: Arby Li | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Goopy Paltrow is slumped over the solid marble bathtub in the middle of her bedroom and weeping into a hand cut crystal vial held by her nighttime maid (she can sell that vial for $56,000 on GOOP), because her reign as the most pretentious blonde twat...
From: Dlisted | By: Michael K | Monday, July 21, 2014
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The HAWK vintage event with Brian Redman (in photo) concluded at Road America after three days of fabulous vintage racing action, exhibitions, concours awards and activities for fans. The event has been heralded as one of the largest vintage racing...
From: Motorsport.com | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Just a simple '50 style shirt that I can wear with my half circle skirt. the shirt has kimono sleeves and v back :D
From: Burda Style | Monday, July 21, 2014
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I had n pattern and I wanted a vintage feel dinner dress. So I decided to make a boned bodice and I've used 1880 corset patter wich I altered and I've attached a long half circle skirt. It's made in thick poly sateen .
From: Burda Style | Monday, July 21, 2014
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Tonight's film, Propaganda, is one of the most meta-mind fucks of a film ever made, right up there with F for Fake, even more so because it unfolds a global epic of propaganda. Originally purporting to be made in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea,...
From: Firedoglake | By: Lisa Derrick | Monday, July 21, 2014
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WHOA! Not anybody can successfully imitate Whitney Houston's voice… But it seems that Deborah Cox isn't just anybody because she can do a DAMN good cover of The Bodyguard's famed song! Thank gosh, too because she's set to sing for YaYa DaCosta in the...
From: Perez Hilton | By: Perez Hilton | Monday, July 21, 2014
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There's already a ton of Beyoncé-inspired clothes and accessories, but this top has to be our favorite. Walk in Wonderland blogger Sheryl Luke recently posted a photo of herself in the StyleStalker Don't Worry Be Yonce Muscle Tank ($49), which is...
From: She Finds | By: Sara Alderman | Monday, July 21, 2014
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Images and text by Gabrielle.  |  This post is brought to you by Lowe’s Home Improvement — they have everything you need to refresh your own front door, so your home can make a welcoming first impression. ——- I love a good front porch makeover!...
From: Design Mom | By: Design Mom | Monday, July 21, 2014
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Front wrap, halter dress with pleated skirt opening and curved hemline. I sewed this dress after finding a rather puzzling piece of fabric in my stash. With the encouragement and direction on Instagram, I landed on this pattern hoping for a Hawaiian...
From: Burda Style | Monday, July 21, 2014
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Kathleen was forced to take this selfie while answering questions. You've been The Stranger's managing editor for two weeks. What do you make of Seattle?Everything about Seattle is like living in the 90s. In a good way. There's actual mom-and-pop record...
From: The Stranger | By: Christopher Frizzelle | Monday, July 21, 2014
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It's about time we all just accept it. Jumpsuits are in right now, whether we like 'em or not. And while some people, like myself and our Editorial Director, love a good jumpsuit, others aren't too crazy about the idea of having their shirt attached...
From: She Finds | By: Julia Welling | Monday, July 21, 2014
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Polka dots are one of my favorite prints; there’s something just so fun and cheerful about them! So for this week’s Fabulous Find, I wanted to feature a pair of dotted shorts, and show you how to wear them for summer. These Forever 21 red polka...
From: College Fashion | By: Ashley - Assistant Editor | Monday, July 21, 2014
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There is nothing better than a super soft and well-worn vintage t-shirt. If you're like me, you have one or two of them in your drawer that you wear constantly--especially on Sunday afternoons for your weekly Netflix binge with your stretchiest pair...
From: She Finds | By: Justine Ingersoll Schwartz | Monday, July 21, 2014
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by Lisa Rowan After an entire young-adulthood spent in shared city townhomes with shared kitchens in which to blame messes on other people, you will move into your own apartment. Here are the things you learn, ever so abruptly. On your first trip to...
From: The Billfold | By: Lisa Rowan | Monday, July 21, 2014
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The free Sweater Babe pattern of the month this month is the Vintage Charm One Ball Hat, a cute little lace leaf patterned hat worked with one skein of a super soft chunky 100 percent baby alpaca yarn. This would be a great one for gift giving or just...
From: Craft Gossip | By: Sarah White | Monday, July 21, 2014
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Kanye West is more than just a celebrity, and that's the theme of the rapper-entrepreneur's latest interview with GQ. Predictably, West was full of Kanye-isms in the lengthy Q&A, where he compares himself to a blowfish, wants to “fight for the...
From: The Wrap | By: Linda Ge | Monday, July 21, 2014
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It took six months of house hunting before Kellan and Natalie Brady found this 1979 home in need of A LOT of work. But what it did have going for it was the home’s location in Mesa, Arizona, just a few miles away from the couple’s parents, so they...
From: Design Sponge | By: Amy Azzarito | Monday, July 21, 2014
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I don't know if Moda Operandi is trying to send me in to cardiac arrest or what, but I just got an email from them about a vintage Chanel sale with a link to the most delicious vintage leather bags my heart has ever known. Like--can you even?? Thanks...
From: She Finds | By: Justine Ingersoll Schwartz | Monday, July 21, 2014
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Grant McCracken In her reply to Virginia Postrel, Autumn Whitefield-Madrano writes, “We want the work that goes into personal attractiveness to be invisible; we want it to be something that just happens instead of something that’s sought. It’s...
From: Cato Institute | By: Jason Kuznicki | Monday, July 21, 2014
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Oh, the 1980s. Such quaint times. The tank tops. The big hair. The now-unsettling sense of enthusiasm. Even though the '80s revival was so 2000s, Carlton Draught is still dusting off a real ad from that decade and airing it again to celebrate the brewer's...
From: AdWeek | By: Gabriel Beltrone | Monday, July 21, 2014
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Let’s be real: not many bags age well. Poor craftsmanship and materials become obvious over time, and most brand design to trends rather than having strong looks of their own that defy them. Chanel is one of very few exceptions to that rule, and that...
From: The Purse Blog | By: Amanda Mull | Monday, July 21, 2014
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I hate the phrase “not your grandmother’s knitting” and yet I’m tempted to say the patterns in New Vintage Lace by Andrea Jurgrau are not your grandmother’s doilies. Except they might be. Sort of. These projects are inspired by vintage lace...
From: Craft Gossip | By: Sarah White | Monday, July 21, 2014
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Love wearing heels? Obsessed with Olivia Palermo's style? Well get excited because the It-Girl is teaming up with industry-favorite shoe brand, Aquazurra. According to WWD she's launching six styles with the brand line in September. If you've ever found...
From: Glamour | Monday, July 21, 2014
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1956 Jaguar XKSS from the Ralph Lauren collection. Photos courtesy D.A.D. Garage / Lime Rock Park. In most circles, Ralph Lauren is best known for his fashion design and perpetually successful brand of clothing and accessories. Among car collectors,...
From: Hemmings Auto Blogs | By: Kurt Ernst | Monday, July 21, 2014
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